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El Vaquero

€€ - €€€Mexican,
8715 Sancus Blvd, Columbus, OH 43240-2016
+1 614-847-7326
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good17%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
21 Dec 2017
“This is the place for authentic Mexican food”
11 Oct 2017
“Eat here if you really like Mexican ”
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
8715 Sancus Blvd, Columbus, OH 43240-2016
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

El Vaquero is one of our favorite lunch spots and we are always pleased with our experience. Pricing is comparable, if not better/lower than the chain restaurants in the same area. The food is delicious, huge portions, wide variety of choice. I love their chimichangas....More

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Loved this joint. Immediately upon seating we were served warmed chips and house made salsa. Menu is comprehensive with a wide variety of all your Mexican favorites. Everything is authentic and thoughtfully crafted. Service is fast and friendly.

Thank globtratta
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This is a very authentic Mexican restaurant. Tonight we ordered the #134 and it was amazing. The service was a little slow but it helped me to chill and enjoy a nice meal slowly. I hope to return again soon.

Thank eobert
Reviewed 13 December 2016

They have several locations in central Ohio. I visit the location on Sancus at least once a month. Great food, lots of options on the menu and reasonable prices. Large portions too.

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed lunch with my wife. We had a great pork dish and the chips and salsa rock. Our server was great and we really enjoyed ourselves. We call this place Mi Mexican. Viva El Vaquero

Thank eobert
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Don't come here if you've ever had authentic Mexican food from California, Arizona, Texas or Mexico! I've lived in a lot of places throughout the country and I've never had such horrible Mexican food! The salsa that goes with the chips were watered down... the...More

Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

My husband & I visit monthly for great Mexican food. I always have Margarita-original jumbo is the best & dine during the week from 4-8 pm & it's only $6.99, which would make 2 small ones. They are always strong & tasty:) We found on...More

Thank Mmadison66
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We wanted to go somewhere in Polaris that really didn't have a wait on a Friday evening and found it. The service is okay and the food is ok. I've had better Mexican Food elsewhere. The prices can get expensive for what it is. Keep...More

Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Been going to El Vaquero for several years. Have been noticing a decline. After this last visit at this particular location will be our last. Menus and tables were sticky, interior seems not well kept. The food wasn't the top quality that we have had...More

Thank Pirate393
Reviewed 14 February 2016

I come here for the spinach options. I can get a watered down margarita anywhere. I can get recycled chips and salsa anywhere. But....I can't get a spinach enchilada just anywhere.

Thank Artichoke05
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8715 Sancus Blvd, Columbus, OH 43240-2016
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-847-7326
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